Untrustworthy App Permissions Help Attackers Own Your Phone

New York State Cyber Command demonstrated how attackers can get free rein on mobile devices at SC Media’s RiskSec NY 2018 conference – simply by allowing the user to install so-called ‘free’ phone apps.

*** This is a Security Bloggers Network syndicated blog from Cylance Blog authored by Sally Feller. Read the original post at: https://author-cylance-prod.adobemsbasic.com/content/cylance-blog/en_us/home/untrustworthy-app-permissions-help-attackers-own-your-phone.html